One hundred fifty years ago, the United States nearly tore itself apart. Soldiers in blue and gray struggled on battlefields across the country and changed the face of the United States of America.
ARIES (March 21 to April 19) Single lambs looking for romance could find Cupid especially accommodating this week. Paired partners also find their relationships benefiting from the chubby cherub's attention.
Happy New Year and welcome to January 2011. It is "out with the old and in with the new" with a new year, a new Congress and maybe even a New Year's resolution or two.
The comedy mystery dinner theater show "Murder 101," an interactive presentation set at a class reunion of a closing high school, will be staged at 7 p.m. Friday at Club Stewart.
SAVANNAH - Seeking fun and adventure in 2011? Then make a New Year's resolution to visit Fort Pulaski National Monument.
I'm your personal, handy, dandy film critic. I hope you're having a very happy New Year. I aim to start 2011 off right with a review of a must-see comedy called "City Island."
FRANKLIN SPRINGS - The state Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division is considering charging admission for visitors to some popular natural areas.
SAVANNAH -- The Savannah Tire Hockey Classic 2011 is set for Jan. 13-15 at the Savannah Civic Center. The classic is a collegiate tournament that now features six of the South's most exciting hockey programs: University of Georgia, University of Florida, Georgia Tech, Florida State, and newcomers University of South Carolina and The Citadel.
The Richmond Hill Rotary Club is gearing up for its annual fundraiser – a prom-themed evening inspired by the musical "Grease."
ARIES (March 21 to April 19) Aspects call for care in preparing material for submission. Although you might find it bothersome to go over what you've done, the fact is, rechecking could be worth your time and effort.
Buddy Sullivan will speak at the Richmond Hill Historical Society at 7 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 13, in the Richmond Hill Museum.
Rehearsals are scheduled to begin next Monday for the Comedy Mystery Dinner Theater Show "Murder 101." The show will be staged at 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 14, at Club Stewart.
SAVANNAH - Some of the best dancers in the country will compete for top honors during the second annual Savannah Dance Classic on Jan. 6-8 at the Hyatt Regency Ballroom.
It's show time! Allow me to talk to you for a moment today about James L. Brooks. He was on the production team of "Big," "Say Anything" and "Jerry Maguire." He directed "Broadcast News" and "As Good As It Gets." In fact, he co-wrote those Hollywood gems as well. And "I'll Do Anything," a terrific drama from 1994, (which happens to be on my top 20 list of the best films of all time) was written, directed and produced by Brooks.
ARIES (March 21 to April 19) A hectic period begins to wind down. Take time to draw some deep breaths and relax before getting into your next project. A long-absent family member makes contact.
It starts to look like Halloween next week. See "Monster House," rated PG, at 7 p.m. Oct. 25 on the grassy area on the south side of Tominac Fitness Center. There is no charge. Movie-goers are asked to bring their own snacks. If it rains, the film will be shown inside Tominac.
The Bryan County Bark Park's next BYOD (bring your own dog) fundraiser will be "Howl-O-Ween" from 6-8 p.m. Oct. 24 at Fish Tales Restaurant at Fort McAllister Marina.
Sandra Bullock has boldly gone where no actor has gone before in her new film, "Gravity," which transports viewers to outer space and utilizes new filming technology.
Another part of local history has been preserved by the Dorchester Village Civic Center's board of directors.
HINESVILLE: Liberty Stadium Cinemas
Sept. 23 to Oct. 22: Your ego might be hurt when a colleague turns down your offer to help. But accept it as a rejection of your offer, not of you. A friend from the past could re-emerge by week's end.
SAVANNAH - Best-selling author Nicholas Sparks will speak at 6 p.m. Oct. 8 at Trustees Theater in a special appearance sponsored by the Savannah Book Festival.
The Great Ogeechee Seafood Festival returns to J.F. Gregory Park for its 15th year from Oct. 18-20 with headlining bands Drivin' and Cryin' and Collective Soul.
The shutdown isn't going to stop the fun. The second annual Salute to Oktoberfest, featuring food, music and fun for everyone, is still going to be outside Club Stewart on Saturday.
The second annual Salute to Oktoberfest will be Saturday at Club Stewart, despite the government shutdown.
Skidaway Marine Science Day 2013 will be held from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, on the campus of the University of Georgia Skidaway Institute of Oceanography at the north end of Skidaway Island.
Today, I'm proud to introduce the thriller "Prisoners," now in theaters. The film asks: How far would you go to protect your family?
HINESVILLE: Liberty Stadium Cinemas
Sept. 23 to Oct. 22: Watch that you don't take on more than you can handle when offering to help someone with a personal problem. There might be hidden factors you weren't told about.
The 19th annual CoastFest will be from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday at the Georgia Department of Natural Resources Coastal Regional Headquarters in Brunswick.